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Big Labor not kicking in for the Dem convention in North Carolina

ron73 Wrote: Aug 11, 2012 1:47 PM
Obama is losing all his support - the members of his base have finally got his number, and they will stay home in November. The only weapons the Obama administration have are personal attacks and lies. The Wall Street Journal put it succinctly: Writing about Obama's "Romneyhood" accusation based on analysis by the liberal Tax Policy Center, they wrote, " It's a highly ideological tract based on false assumptions, incomplete data and dishonest analysis. In other words, it is custom made for the Obama campaign.
Big Labor has traditionally been the life blood of the Democratic Party. The party owes everything it has to unions. The two have become one.

So when the party decided to hold its convention Charlotte, North Carolina - a right-to-work city and state - it committed a grave sin. The Democrats clearly upset their chief fundraising and manpower source.

And now that the party is lagging in fundraising and is trying to line up some last-minute support for its convention, unions aren’t answering the call. Many private and public sector unions that traditionally give big bucks to...